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Scaphoid fracture swelling had the cast off will it heal

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

by an exray a year later. the problems I am having is if I put pressure on my wrist my thumb pad swells ... be done for me? its very worrying as it effects my work could it of healed wrong as its been... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Suresh Heijebu MD

I broke my wrist Dec 2013, it was a scaphoid fracture . As the break healed I developed CTS ... & sometimes its a dull achy pain, never the less it never goes away. My wrist swells constantly on... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Raju A.T MD

I fell on a hyperextended wrist 5 weeks ago. Bruised and swelled immediately, with significant pain. Scaphoid fracture negative.The ER PA xrayed and splinted. Xray 2 weeks later negative. Have been... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

I have done online about fractured scaphoids. Well I'm going back for a second opinion by one ... for a orthopedic hand surgeon to misdiagnosis a scaphoid fracture? Because if it's not a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Chander Mohan Singh MD

a suspect scaphoid fracture . I attended the ortho clinic for x-rays and physio and my foot was 100% better but different doctors had different opinions about my wrist, some felt there was no fracture... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chander Mohan Singh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr.  Vivek Chail MD

Hi i got surgery for my scaphoid fracture and already got the cast off. I got a Cat scan and the doctor said it look perfectly fine and the bone had healed. i started working out lightly and... View answer

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Dr.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

have fracture which called scaphoid fracture from my doctor. and i have lot swelling on my right thumb ...hi this is vinod here from bangalore i have scaphoid fracture which i... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

Hi, I´m a Swedish student and 2 weeks ago I broak my wrist . A . Now a have a cast and my doctor say 8-12 weeks. I´m 21 years old, good helth. What can I do to improve healing? Is it good to go out ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I had a query scaiphoid fracture original X-ray clear but clinical symptoms present 2 week follow up clear was told to gradually reduce wearing of splint however since doing so I have now got ... View answer

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Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

but it feels uncomfortable, and at the wrong angle its painful. could it be a scaphoid fracture? ... light swelling to my hand mainly near the thumb and forefinger. the fleshy patr under my thumb... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr.   Praveen Tayal MD

Hello. Thanks for writing to us. Depends on the bone healing. Scaphoid fracture usually needs 8 weeks to heal. Can be due to improper immobilization. I hope this information has been helpful...